Photographer's Note

Located inside the Botanical Garden, this old house was house of the Botanical Garden Directors José Menezes and Pacheco Leão.

Built in the late nineteenth century, in eclectic style, inspired by Normandy style. Its first occupant was José Félix da Cunha Menezes, director of the Botanical Garden (1910-1911).

Then Antonio Pacheco Leão doctor and teacher, director of the Botanic Garden, who lived in it from 1915 to 1931, when he died.

jhm, Didi has marked this note useful

Photo Information
Viewed: 1299
Points: 6
  • None
Additional Photos by Andre Bonavita (bona) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1348 W: 122 N: 2844] (13739)
View More Pictures